The author describes his bus journey in India. At a stop he loses his wallet and is happy to have it returned by a small boy, who refuses a reward for his honesty. To the boy, getting a reward for doing the right thing was unthinkable.
Text and illustrations introduce the traditions, daily life, and culture of the people of India. The book emphasizes important universal values for children.
The earlier edition of this charming book has earned several literary awards including a Mom's Choice Award for Best Educational Picture Book, a Benjamin Franklin Silver Multicultural Book Award, Independent Publisher's Award for Outstanding Book, and The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval.Age: 6 and up
Number of Pages: 34
Publisher: Atman Press
Author: Robert Arnett (Author), Smita Turakhia(Illustrator)
Dimensions: 0.5 x 11.2 x 9.2 inches